Is the gap between California's rich and poor really widening? Are lower-wage workers able to improve their lot over time? Larry Mantle talks with Michael Dardia about the new study by California's SPHERE Institute which indicates that the state's lower-wage workers are more upwardly mobile in their earning levels than previously reported.
With Father's Day around the corner, Larry Mantle asks listeners to weigh in on the changing role of fathers in America. How do fatherhood and motherhood differ? How do fathers balance work along with the responsibilities and pleasures of nurturing children? How do fathers learn how to nurture their sons or daughters?
Donald Trump became the 45th president of the U.S. today – we take a look at the latest inauguration day news, as well as Trump's speech; we hear from Californians who are currently in D.C., either for the inauguration or the Women's March; plus, Larry and film critics review the week’s latest releases, including ‘Split’ and ‘The Red Turtle.’ TGI-Filmweek!
President-elect Trump's EPA nominee Scott Pruitt faced questions about California's right to tougher auto emission regulations during his confirmation hearing; we debate President Obama's decision to commute Chelsea Manning’s prison sentence; and we remember the 44th President of the United States on his final day in office.
Abortion rates are at an all time low since Roe v. Wade - advocates debate why; investigators of South Korea's presidential scandal are requesting a warrant to arrest Samsung heir - we discuss the latest details; after 146 years, Ringling Bros. will cancel "The Greatest Show On Earth" this year; and more.
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